|Jordan Kutzik on Rediscovered Recordings of Yiddish Writers - Yiddish Book Center|
Aaron Lansky visits with Yiddish Book Center fellow Jordan Kutzik to discuss the latest news on the trove of reel-to-reel recordings Jordan collected on a recent visit to the Jewish Public Library of Montreal. The recordings, which will be digitized and made accessible online, include readings and lectures by great Yiddish writers, modern Jewish authors, and other notables. For background on the Jewish community of Montreal, read Nancy Sherman's article in Pakn Treger...
Keywords: Aaron Lansky; technology; Yiddish; Yiddish Book Center Audio; Jewish Public Library of Montreal; Jordan Kutzik
|A Trove of Yiddish Recordings - Yiddish Book Center|
Jordan Kutzik, senior fellow at the Yiddish Book Center, is overseeing the restoration and remastering of some 1,000 hours of archival recordings of Yiddish writers. In an interview with Aaron Lansky, Kutzik shares stories about the amazing content he's finding on these historic tapes and the surprises he's encountering in the process. Episode 49 December 4, 2012 Yiddish Book Center Amherst, Massachusetts
Keywords: Jordan Kutzik; Aaron Lansky; Montreal; Jewish Public Library; Yiddish Book Center; Yiddish recordings